Hoffman's Recent Activity

  1. Hoffman rated Spiffy's post Like in the thread Newage Optimus Prime.

    there are mold differences though, everything below the waist is different. I'm assuming that's the delay, they're finishing off...

    Dec 1, 2021 at 8:33 PM
  2. Hoffman replied to the thread IDW to lose Transformers?.

    Just to be clear, it is highly unlikely that the license would be 'revoked'. That would imply breaking a contract and Hasbro having to...

    Dec 1, 2021 at 6:46 PM
  3. Hoffman rated gdg104198's post Like in the thread IDW to lose Transformers?.

    I’m inclined to agree that they can’t afford licensing costs and the current Transformers continuity isn’t generating a lot of interest...

    Dec 1, 2021 at 2:15 PM
  4. Hoffman rated AcademyofDrX's post Like in the thread IDW to lose Transformers?.

    Comics have gotten away from the direct market, they're just not what most people mean when we talk about comics. Manga was driving a...

    Dec 1, 2021 at 12:49 PM
  5. Hoffman rated Delduwath's post Like in the thread FansToys release schedule (past/present).

    Kinda wild that their system is built to trigger off of some arbitrary date that was entered in months/yeas ago, and not an actual "we...

    Dec 1, 2021 at 11:43 AM
  6. Hoffman rated Dirge121's post Like in the thread IDW to lose Transformers?.

    I’d be shocked if Marvel was even interested in picking up a niche title like Transformers. Figure it either goes to the Power Rangers...

    Nov 30, 2021 at 10:27 PM
  7. Hoffman replied to the thread Bombusbee / Devil Savior Movie Devastator.

    It seems like the thickness of the 'mushroom' on sweeping is slightly too thick for the port on Compressor. At first, mine caused some...

    Nov 30, 2021 at 9:09 PM
  8. Hoffman replied to the thread IDW to lose Transformers?.

    If you can't turn a profit with two of the biggest brands, then yes you absolutely might dump them as the licensing fees would be losing...

    Nov 30, 2021 at 12:56 PM
  9. Hoffman replied to the thread FansToys FT-47 Rig (Masterpiece Huffer).

    It's based on whatever they have as the release date, so no its not really based on what's actually incoming. This happens on a regular...

    Nov 30, 2021 at 12:42 PM
  10. Hoffman replied to the thread FansToys FT-47 Rig (Masterpiece Huffer).

    I don’t understand why they even use that system. There are no real release dates for anything, so an automated system based on...

    Nov 30, 2021 at 7:44 AM
  11. Hoffman replied to the thread IDW to lose Transformers?.

    Or they are dumping costs because they've been struggling financially for years.

    Nov 29, 2021 at 8:32 PM
  12. Hoffman replied to the thread Transformers "Raiden" Project.

    These are kind of disturbingly specific requirements.

    Nov 29, 2021 at 7:35 PM
  13. Hoffman replied to the thread IDW to lose Transformers?.

    Who's to say anybody even wants the license. It may not be IDW 'losing' it, it could be IDW no longer finding it financially beneficial.

    Nov 29, 2021 at 6:14 PM
  14. Hoffman replied to the thread Hasbro Applies For A Brand New Anti-Theft, Anti-Tamper Packaging Patent.

    That is why I don't believe this is for anti-theft or anti-swap purposes. Nothing on the design suggests that, and the engineers...

    Nov 29, 2021 at 1:09 PM
  15. Hoffman replied to the thread Hasbro Applies For A Brand New Anti-Theft, Anti-Tamper Packaging Patent.

    I feel like the article is misleading and/or mistitled then? It seems like this isn't so much for anti-theft purposes. I'm not sure...

    Nov 28, 2021 at 9:42 PM
  16. Hoffman rated Boxitron's post Like in the thread Hasbro Applies For A Brand New Anti-Theft, Anti-Tamper Packaging Patent.

    Hey, former Hasbro packaging engineer here (I\'m on this patent). These will likely not be used for any Generations figures since there...

    Nov 28, 2021 at 9:40 PM